Put-in-Bay 2019 Calendar of Events
Put-in-Bay Memorial Day Weekend Celebration
May 24 - May 27
At Put-in-Bay, this three-day Memorial Day weekend has grown to be one of the busiest and most popular weekends of the year. Marking many families end of school year and start of summer vacations, Put-In-Bays most popular entertainers return to the island to perform this weekend, many with multiple shows!
On May 25th & 26th of Memorial Day weekend, There will be a demonstration of Historic Firearms and the Park’s Carronade by Park Rangers & Volunteers. The programs will cover items such as the 1812 military uniform, the proper handling of black powder and the steps to firing a musket.
Historic Firearms demonstrations will take place at 11:00 am, 3:00 pm and 5:00 pm.
Carronade Demonstrations will be given at Noon, 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm.
There will be a 1:00p m Junior Ranger program “Join the Army”
May 27th in the lower plaza of the Perry Victory and International Peace Memorial at 11:00 am, Memorial Day Services will be held to honor our Veterans past and present. Both Sunday and Monday feature an antique car parade started years ago by island legend Skip Duggan. The car parade generally starts around 2:30 pm and at times features over 100 antique and classic cars. A big hit with the kids is the candy truck at the end tossing a treat to the children.
The Put-in-Bay Resorts award-winning pool and swim up bar will be the daily hot spot serving up great music, fun times and awesome food and drinks. Be sure to reserve your Memorial Day weekend Put-in-Bay Resort or Hotel room early as this weekend means FUN! Reservations for hotels and resorts condos & home rentals can be made online or by calling 1-888-742-7829.